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Robert Downey Biography,Lifestyle,Filmography,Relationships

Robert Downey Biography:

Robert Downey Biography

Robert Downey is an American Actor and singer. He got fame from the Marvel Cinematic Universe. He plays the role of Iron Man in Marvels Cinematic Universe. From last three years from 2012 to 2015, Downey topped the Forbes list of Hollywood’s highest paid actors,he earns in the following three years is $80 million. He grossed so many billion dollars from the Marvel Cinematic Universe.He also played the title role in the Sherlock Holmes,which earned him his second Golden Globe win and its sequel .This role making Downey the third box-office grosses of Downey the third highest-grossing U.S domestic box-office star of all time. Here we discuss about Robert Downey Biography.

Downey has been recognized for his contribution to cinema with Golden Globe, BAFTA and Emmy. He is also the co-owner of the production company ‘Team Downey’ with his wife Susan Levin.

Robert Downey Early Life & Family:

Father
Mother
Sister

Robert John Downey Jr. was born on 4 April,1965 in New York City U.S. His father Robert Downey Sr. is a well-known film-maker,actor,writer,director and his mother Elsie Ford is also an actress. He has a sister Allyson Downey. She is an entrepreneur and writer. She wrote so many books.

As a son of an underground star filmmaker, Robert Downey Jr. has a childhood full of contradictory points. He was born in buzzing New York City, as a child he traveled to Europe with his parents and went to live and study in England. As he admitted, he spent his childhood living among drug addicts and alcoholics. His own father Robert Downey Sr. ,himself a drug addict. So he also involved in drugs.

Robert Downey Career:

Scene from Movie The Judge

He starts his career at the age of 5 in 1970 in his father movie Pound. In this movie he played the role of puppy. In 1972 the boy made an appearance in his father’s film “Greaser’s Palace”. His character was a little boy who had his throat slit by another character representing Christ. In 1985, he appeared in the Saturday Night Live. In 1992, he starred as Charlie Chaplin in Chaplin. In 1993, he appeared in the films Heart and Souls.In 1994, he appeared in the movie Only You.

From 1996 to 2001 he involved in drug addiction case. After five years, Downey was ready to work toward a full recovery from drugs and a return to his career. After that he worked in so many movies ,In 2008 he appeared in the most successful movies Iron Man and Tropic Thunder. Iron Man is globally released in April 2008,grossing $585 million worldwide. Then he appeared in the Marvel Cinematic Universe series The Avengers as Tony Stark. In 2008, he appeared in the film The Incredible Hulk.

After Iron Man,he appeared in the film Tropic Thunder.

Downey returned as Tony Stark in the first of two planned sequels to Iron Man ,Iron Man 2 which released in 2010.Iron Man 2 grossed over $623M worldwide and become the 7th highest movie of 2010.

In 2012,Downey reprised the role of Tony Stark in the Avengers. The film received positive reviews and was highly successful at the box office. Downey played Tony Stark again in Iron Man 3 (2013),Avengers:Age of Ultron (2015),Captain America:Civil War (2016),Spider-Man:Homecoming (2017) and Avengers:Infinity War (2018).

His upcoming movie is The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle and the the last part of the Avengers is Untitled Avengers.

Robert Downey Personal Life:

Son Indio

In 1992, he married with the singer and actress Deborah Falconer,The couple lived a very happy married life. In 1993,the couple welcome their son Indio Falconer Downey. Robert Downey was addicted to the drugs from his early age. During his married life he go many times in rehab and jail. In 2001,he arrest and stay in rehab. Because of this Deborah left him and took their son with her: In 2004, they got divorce.

In 2003, Downey met producer Susan Levin. She is the executive vice president in Joel’s Production Company. They fall in love in the shooting of the movie. Robert propose her on her 30th birthday . The couple married in 2005. Their first child son Exton Elias Downey was born on 2012 and their second child daughter Avri Roel Downey in 2014.

Robert Downey Production Company:

In 2010,Downey and his wife Susan Levin opened their own production company named this company Team Downey. The first project of the new production company is The Judge.

Robert Downey Addiction:

In 1996 to 2001, Downey was arrested numerous times on charges related to drugs including cocaine, heroin and marijuana and went through drug treatment programs unsuccessfully.In April 1996, Downey was arrested for possession of heroin, cocaine .In 1997, he missed one of the court ordered drug tests and had to spend six months in Los Angeles County Jail. Robert Downey Biography is present on this page.

Robert Downey Filmography:

  • Pound (1970)
  • Greaser’s Palace(1972)
  • Moment to Moment (1975)
  • Up the Academy (1980)
  • Baby It’s You (1983)
  • Firstborn (1984)
  • Tuff Turf (1985)
  • Weired Sceience (1985)
  • Deadwait (1985)
  • Back to School (1986)
  • The Pick-Up Artist (1987)
  • Less Than Zero (1987)
  • Johnny Be Good (1988)
  • Rented Lips (1988)
  • 1969 (1988)
  • Chances Are (1989)
  • Too Much Sun (1991)
  • Soapdish (1991)
  • Chaplin (1993)
  • Heart and Souls (1993)
  • The Last Party (1993)
  • Only You (1993)
  • Richard III (1995)
  • Home for the Holidays (1995)
  • Restoration (1995)
  • Danger Zone (1996)
  • One Night Stand (1996)
  • Two Girls and a Guy (1997)
  • Hugo Pool (1997)
  • The Gingerbread Man (1998)
  • U.S. Marshals (1998)
  • In Dreams (1999)
  • Friends & Lovers (1999)
  • Bowfinger (1999)
  • Black and White (1999)
  • Wonder Boys (2000)
  • Lethargy (2002)
  • The Singing Detective (2003)
  • Charlie: The Life and Art of Charlie Chaplin (2003)
  • Eros (2004)
  • Game 6 (2005)
  • Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005)
  • The Outsider (2005)
  • Hubert Selby Jr (2005)
  • Fur (2006)
  • A Scanner Darkly (2006)
  • Zodiac (2007)
  • Lucky You (2007)
  • Charlie Bartlett (2008)
  • Iron Man (2008)
  • Tropic Thunder (2008)
  • The Soloist (2009)
  • Sherlock Holmes (2009)
  • Iron Man 2 (2010)
  • Love & Distrust (2010)
  • Due Date (2010)
  • Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011)
  • Marvel’s The Avengers (2012)
  • Iron Man 3
  • Chef (2014)
  • The Judge (2014)
  • Avengers :Age of Ultron (2015)
  • Captain America:Civil War (2016)
  • Spider-Man :Homecoming (2017)
  • Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
  • Untitled Avengers film (2019)
  • All-Star Weekend (2019)
  • The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle (2020)
  • Untitled Sherlock Holmes Sequel (2020)

Robert Downey Discography:

Songs:

  • Smile
  • The Star Spangled Banner
  • White Christmas
  • River
  • Every Breath You Take
  • Chances Are
  • Snakes
  • In My Dreams
  • Broken

Robert Downey Quick Facts:

Height :                                175 cm

Weight :                                73 kg

Shoe Size:                            9

Chest Size:                           45 Inches

Biceps:                                 15 Inches

First Role:                            As a Puppy

Robert Downey Net Worth:

Net Worth is the main part of Robert Downey Biography. His Net Worth is $300 Million.Robert Downey is the 6th richest actor in the world. In 2017,he earned $50M ,making him one of the highest paid actor in the world.

Robert Downey Diet:

Carbohydrates:

Downey takes an average of 3500 calories daily. Mostly, he eats carbohydrates to increase the calorie intake.

Proteins:

Good quality proteins according to Downey are skimmed chocolate milk, broccoli, legumes and big steak.

Breakfast:

Downey breakfast consists of two eggs that are scrambled or boiled to reduce fat intake, two bread slices, three tomato pieces and skimmed milk.

Lunch:

Downey lunch consists of two whole bread slices, salad from oz chicken mayonnaise, unsweetened coffee or tea and green leafy vegetables.

Dinner:

Dinner consists of carrots, broccoli, green beans and lean pork, fish, beef or chicken.

Robert Downey Luxury Cars:

  • Mercedes-Benz G-Class
  • Nissan GT-R
  • Ferrari California T
  • Audi A8L
  • 1967 Corvette Stingray Convertible
  • Cadillac Escalade

Robert Downey Awards:

  • He won 2 Teen Choice Awards for the movie Iron Man 3.
  • Three Saturn Awards for Iron Man ,Iron Man 3 and Heart and Soul.
  • Won many People’s Choice Awards for the movie The Judge,Iron Man, Captain America: Civil War and the Avengers.
  • He won BAFTA Award for Chaplin.

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